Thursday, August 10, 2017

Hawaii Photo of the Day

A  L  O  H  A !

Relics of San Francisco Chinatown

A  L  O  H  A !
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 'Towns are like people. 
Old ones often have character, 
the new ones are interchangeable."
              Wallace Stegner

Rooftop Ornament Zoomed

Old, Detailed, Unnoticed.
 Is that a pineapple? Of course
I love the spirals!

"Celadon is a term for pottery denoting both wares glazed in the jade green celadon color, also known as greenware and a type of transparent glaze, often with ..."
Traditional Chinese‎: ‎青瓷 Kanji‎: ‎青磁
Simplified Chinese‎: ‎青瓷 Hangul‎: ‎청자

Saints Peter and Paul Church
Chinatown and 
North Beach / Little Italy
are cheek by jowl.

Portsmouth Square, Chinatown's Living room

"The household with its 
own elder has indeed 
its own adornment."
      Chinese Proverb

Thank YOU
          Fondly,  cloudia